Algebra - math word problems

  1. Carpet
    koberec_2 The room is 10 x 5 meters. You have the role of carpet width of 1 meter. Make rectangular cut of roll that piece of carpet will be longest possible and it fit into the room. How long is a piece of carpet? Note .: carpet will not be parallel with the diag
  2. Center
    center_triangle In the triangle ABC is point D[1,-2,6], which is the center of the |BC| and point G[8,1,-3], which is the center of gravity of the triangle. Find the coordinates of the vertex A[x,y,z].
  3. BMI index
    man_BMI Calculate BMI (body mass index, an index indicating obesity, overweight, normal weight, underweight) man weighing m = 71 kg and height h = 170 cm. Index is calculated according to equation (formula): ? With BMI index is possible to compare people of diff
  4. Tributaries
    pritok The first tributary fill pool with water in 15 hours. The second tributary fill pool in 10 hours. For how many hours the pool is filled with both tributaries?
  5. Three drivers
    gas_car Three driversdriving the same direction found that they have same amounth of gasoline. The first is enough to go 6 km, 4 km second and third 3km. Gasoline they divided so all three just drove to the nearest petrol station. How many km away was a petrol sta
  6. Angles in a triangle
    fun The angles of the triangle ABC make an arithmetic sequence with the largest angle γ=83°. What sizes have other angles in a triangle?
  7. Rope
    rope One half of rope use Mam for packaging, half of the rest got son, half of the rest he took father and two fifths of what remained, got daughter. Remained 143 cm of rope. How long was rope at the beginning?
  8. Machines
    machinery In the workshop are three machines. The first is treated 250 parts for 4.7 hours, the second is treated 300 parts for 1.9 hours and the third is treated 230 parts for 4.6 hours. How long will take to make 3100 parts if worked all three machines at the.
  9. Prism - box
    cuboids_1 The base of prism is a rectangle with a side of 7.5 cm and 12.5 cm diagonal. The volume of the prism is V = 0.9 dm3. Calculate the surface of the prism.
  10. Czech crowns
    penize_5 Oldrich has one crown. Peter has five crowns coin, a two crown coin and a one-crown coin. Radek has twenty-crown banknote, ten banknote and five-crown coin. The boys got one fifty-one crown and one crown coin. How can they share the money fairly when they.
  11. Above Earth
    aboveEarth To what height must a boy be raised above the earth in order to see one-fifth of its surface.
  12. Biquadratic
    bikvadraticka By introducing a new variable solve biquadratic equation: ?
  13. Two valves
    pool_2 Water fill the pool by two valves for 11 days. After 7 days the first valve was stopped and the second valve fill pool for 7 days. How many days took to fill the pool each of the valves individually?
  14. Series
    posloupnost_an Andrew wrote this series of numbers: 1,3,7,15, .... n. Which number in the series does not belong? ?
  15. Ladislav in Amsterdam
    jakob3 Ladislav was reward and went to conference in Amsterdam. Conferense fee was € 3484. Calculate how many books Ladislav could buy at the price of 48 and 52 euros if he don't want fill whole home library and he can buy only 70 books?
  16. Rhombus diagonal
    rhombus2_1 Area of rhombus is 224. One diagonal measures 33, find length of other diagonal.
  17. Basements
    Spider-and-Fly In the first basement is more flies than the spiders, the second vice versa. Each basement had spiders and flies together 100 feet. Determine how many could be flies and spiders in the first and second basement. PS. We only need, when you write how many.
  18. Diagonals in the diamond
    kosoctverec_color The length of one diagonal in diamond is 24 cm greater than the length of the second diagonal and diamond area is 50 m2. Determine the sizes of the diagonals.
  19. Loan
    loan Apply for a $ 59000 loan, the loan repayment period is 8 years, the interest rate 7%. How much should I pay for every month (or every year if paid yearly). Example is for practise geometric progression and/or periodic payment for an annuity.
  20. Number
    fractions_1 Calculate the integer number which, divided by 34 gives 10 and the rest 25.

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